Systems Administrator

The Systems Administrator is responsible for installing, configuring, and maintaining computing platforms (workstations and servers, to include web servers), storage solutions, and enterprise management solutions in support of business processing requirements

Responsibilities:

* Perform software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages

* Schedule installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures

* Monitor and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels

* Ensure workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions

* Ensure data/media recoverability by implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations

Required Skills and Experience:

* Active TS/SCI Security Clearance with CI Polygraph

* Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience within a related field or technical certification

* Experience in /systems administration in a mixed platform, e.g., UNIX, Sun Solaris, Linux, or PC/NT environment including:

  • Maintaining integrity of the operating system environment
  • Performing system software upgrades including planning and scheduling, testing, and coordination
  • Coordinating disk space planning and management
  • Maintaining growth statistics, space forecasts, tape libraries, and software and hardware inventories
  • Performing data backups and recoveries
  • Monitoring and maintaining continuity with system software licensing and maintenance agreements

* Experience purchasing, installing, and supporting systems, including:

  • Installing, configuring, and maintaining operating system workstations and servers, including web servers, in support of business processing requirements
  • Scheduling installations and upgrades and maintaining them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures
  • Monitoring and tuning the system to achieve optimum performance levels ensuring workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions.
  • Supporting media management through internal methods and procedures or through offsite storage and retrieval services developing and promoting standard operating procedures